6 days in Guatemala Itinerary

6 days in Guatemala Itinerary

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6 days in Guatemala Itinerary

Start: Toronto
+4
Fly + Foot + Bus + Foot + Bus:  11 h 15 min
1
Antigua
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Quirigua
— 1 night
Bus:  5 h 15 min
3
Flores
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Antigua

Antigua ©
The former capital of Guatemala and a World Heritage Site, Antigua retains its colonial charm and remains one of the most visited destinations in the country.
On the 6th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Caoba Farms, then delve into the distant past at Convento Santa Clara, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. On the next day, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, then look for gifts at Jade Maya - The Original Jade factory and Museum, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Antigua trip maker.

Toronto, Canada to Antigua is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Antigua is minus 1 hour. In February, Antigua is much hotter than Toronto - with highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Quirigua.

Things to do in Antigua

Shopping Tours Parks

Side Trip

National Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
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Convento Santa Clara ©
Convento Santa Clara
Spas & Wellness
Caoba Farms ©
Caoba Farms

1
night
Quirigua

Quirigua ©
On the 8th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Quirigua trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Antigua to Quirigua takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Flores.

Things to do in Quirigua

Historic Sites
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Flores

Flores ©
An island town, capital of the landlocked region of Peten, attractive Flores features pleasant architecture that complements the shimmering appearance of the surrounding lake.
On the 9th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Flores, don't miss a visit to Jorge's Rope Swing, and then explore the ancient world of Parque arqueologico uaxactun.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Flores day trip planning website .

Traveling by bus from Quirigua to Flores takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. In February in Flores, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Flores

Historic Sites
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Parque arqueologico uaxactun ©
Parque arqueologico uaxactun
Jorge's Rope Swing ©
Jorge's Rope Swing
Catedral de Flores ©
Catedral de Flores

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